Thursday, August 16, 2012

The Urban Institute Lists 10 Popular Myths About Crime

The Urban Institute's Metro Trends blog had this post that listed ten common myths the public holds about crime.
According to a recent Gallup poll, crime ranks as the 33rd most important issue facing America today. Yet, majorities of Americans report being fearful of criminal victimization. One barrier to the crime problem, addressed Monday, is that much of what the public has been told about crime in the popular media is not true.
Hit the link to see what these myths are and what is the truth.

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